This New Product Brief (NPB) is part of a video series highlighting the features, applications, and technical specs of newly-released products.
9 hours ago by Mouser Electronics
Voltage-level translators are essential in devices like SD/micro SD card readers, wireless access points, and 5G femtocells. How exactly do these devices work?
23 hours ago by Nicholas St. John
Learn about the interfaces and connectors used to implement JTAG.
November 23, 2020 by Sam Gallagher
This video tutorial demonstrates how a bipolar junction transistor can allow a low-voltage signal to control a high-power load.
November 22, 2020 by Robert Keim
In this article, we’re going to look at the test access state machine in detail and even see some pseudocode for a simple JTAG interface.
November 20, 2020 by Sam Gallagher
In this article, learn about the PowerQuad co-processor and its role in performing CPU-heavy tasks to allow the Arm Cortex-M33 cores to execute other tasks in the LPC55S69 MCU.
November 19, 2020 by Eli Hughes, NXP Semiconductors
In this article, we’re going to be talking about JTAG, the ubiquitous hardware tool used for testing, programming, and debugging.
November 18, 2020 by Sam Gallagher
As modulation scheme efficiency goes up, power amplifier efficiency goes down. Xilinx, TI, and Skyworks are bringing their expertise to the table to reconcile the trade-off.
November 18, 2020 by Adrian Gibbons
In what the company has described as a breakthrough in flash memory, performance, and density, Micron has shipped the world’s first 176-layer 3D NAND.
November 17, 2020 by Luke James
In this article, we will learn how to find the optimal size of a transistor/logic gate present in a larger circuit to provide the desired performance using the linear delay model.
November 16, 2020 by Tosin Jemilehin
With the demand for in-memory computation increasing, Xilinx and Samsung have set out to create a “one size fits all” solution.
November 13, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Learn all about graphene field-effect transistors or GFETs. We'll cover their construction, as well as the benefits and challenges of designing with them.
November 12, 2020 by Amos Kingatua
In this article, we'll discuss the Elmore delay model, which provides a simplistic delay analysis that avoids time-consuming numerical integration/differential equations of an RC network.
November 11, 2020 by Tosin Jemilehin
In this article, you'll learn the basics of the CMOS image sensor, including its core components, its block diagram, its strengths and weaknesses, and its applications.
November 09, 2020 by Steve Arar
As the industry rapidly consolidates, Marvell Technology Group Ltd announces its merger with Inphi Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal worth $10 billion.
November 05, 2020 by Luke James
In this article, we'll discuss how a single transistor can be sized to properly integrate with other transistors to provide optimal performance in terms of speed and power.
November 02, 2020 by Tosin Jemilehin
Advanced Micro Devices has agreed to buy rival Californian chipmaker Xilinx in a $35 billion all-stock deal, the latest in a wave of high-profile mergers and acquisitions currently sweeping the semiconductor industry.
October 27, 2020 by Luke James
Xilinx solutions are surfacing for each new wave in the 5G rollout. Appearing in 2021, the new RFSoC DFE is forecasted to break all existing benchmarks.
October 27, 2020 by Adrian Gibbons
US chipmaker Intel is selling part of its NAND memory chip business to SK Hynix for $9 billion in a deal that will see the South Korean semiconductor supplier become the world’s second-largest flash memory chipmaker.
October 22, 2020 by Luke James
The new isolated gate driver for high-powered SiC and GaN power devices is said to reduce PCB space, eliminate external components, and increase power efficiency in EVs.
October 16, 2020 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
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